Homeschool Happenings at Maymont
Maymont educators offer a variety of historical and environmental homeschooler programs to incorporate into your planning for the school year. Go to our event calendar to register online or click the registration links below.
Maymont members receive free admission to homeschool programs. Not a member? Join today! Additional member benefits include free admission to the Nature Center and special pricing for programs, events and party packages. *Applies to family memberships only.
One House, Two Worlds
Wednesday, February 20, 11am-12pm, Maymont Mansion
Maymont’s unique history provides a rich resource that awakens students to ideas and events of the past and a connection to how the past affects their lives today. Students examine the turn of the 20th century – a complex and often neglected period of history – as they explore the perspectives of employer and employee, server and served, represented within Maymont Mansion. Ages 8 and older. $9 per person/free for members. Register online by February 19; for information, call 804-358-7166, ext. 329.
NEW! Victorian High Tech & STEM Lab
Wednesday, February 27, 11am-12pm, Maymont Mansion and Stone Barn
When was this invented? How did that work? Visit Maymont Mansion and marvel at the latest up-to-date comforts of an 1890s home: electricity, central heat, indoor plumbing, telephone service, an elevator and more. The program includes a STEM lab with fun make-and-take activities. $12 per person/ free for members. Register online by February 26; for information, call 804-358-7168.